Annual Democratic State Conference

Please join us next month for our State Conference, May 14-16 at Harrah's Resort and Casino in Atlantic City.

Register by purchasing tickets here! LIMITED HOTEL ROOMS AVAILABLE! Book here.



2015 NJDSC Conference Schedule:
Building Our Future


Thursday 5/14

6:30-8:30pm Welcome Reception – Brigantine Conference Room
FEATURING former Governor Howard Dean

8:00-9:30pm Progressive Caucus Issues Roundtable – Ballroom A
FEATURING former Governor Howard Dean

9:00-11:00pm Black Caucus Reception – The Pool at Harrah’s Resort
HONORING New Jersey’s Black Mayors and members of the Legislative Black Caucus

Friday 5/15

8:30-10:00am NJDSC Breakfast – Ballroom BC
HONORING the Democratic Women of the New Jersey Legislature
FEATURING Keynote Speaker Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg

10:15-11:30am Faith, Spirituality, Mindfulness and Politics – Concert Venue Theater
FEATURING Former NJ Governor James McGreevey, Assemblyman Gary Schaer, Former NJ Secretary of State Rev. Regena Thomas, Rev. Idida Rodriguez
MODERATED by Ivette Mendez

10:30-12:00am State Committee Meeting – Ballroom A

10:30-11:45am Democratic Municipal Officials Meeting – Martorano’s
MODERATED by The Honorable Mildred Crump, Council President, City of Newark
FEATURING a special update on the Affordable Care Act and the Hillary for America Campaign

11:00-12:30pm Technology Training – Brigantine Conference Room
FEATURING an in depth VAN tutorial

11:00-12:30pm Social Media Training – Dos Caminos Restaurant
How to maximize your digital profile

11:00-12:30pm Fundraising and Compliance Training – Steakhouse
FEC, ELEC, and list management

11:00-12:15pm Jewish Caucus Breakout – Ballroom D

12:30-2:00pm NJDSC Lunch – Ballroom BC
HONORING the 21 Democratic County Chairs
FEATURING Keynote Speaker Hon. Raymond Buckley, Chairman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party and President of the Association of State Democratic Chairs
ANNOUNCING the highly coveted “County Chair of the Year” Award

- LGBT Caucus Breakout – Concert Venue Theater

- Progressive Caucus Breakout – Ballroom A

- Veterans Caucus Breakout – Ballroom BC

- Labor Caucus Breakout – Brigantine Conference Room

- Women's Caucus Breakout – Concert Venue Theater
FEATURING A Panel on the Status of Women in NJ Politics
MODERATED by NJDSC Vice Chair Lizette Delgado Polanco

- Disability Caucus Breakout – Ballroom A

- Black Caucus Breakout – Brigantine Conference Room

- Latino Caucus Breakout – Concert Venue Theater
FEATURING Keynote Speaker Raul Alvillar, DNC Political Director

- South Asian Caucus Breakout – Brigantine Conference Room

- Youth Caucus Breakout/New Jersey Young Democrats Meeting- Ballroom A

Shabbat Blessing – Brigantine Conference Room

NJDSC Congressional Dinner – Ballroom ABC
HONORING New Jersey’s Legislative Leadership
FEATURING Members of the NJ Congressional Delegation

Latino Caucus Dessert and Dancing Reception – Brigantine Conference Room
HONORING Latino Members of the New Jersey Legislature
ANNOUNCING Recipients of the “Trailblazers Awards”

Saturday 5/16


Call to Action Breakfast – Brigantine Ballroom

May 14, 2015 at 12pm - May 16, 2015
777 Harrah's Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
United States
Google map and directions

Will you come?